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FACTBOX-Security developments in Iraq, January 20

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:03 GMT
Author: Reuters
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Jan 20 (Reuters) - Following are security developments in Iraq as of 1300 GMT on Friday.

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* MOSUL - Gunmen in a car killed an off-duty policeman in front of his house in eastern Mosul, 390 km (240 miles) north of Baghdad, police said.

* MOSUL - Gunmen killed a civilian in front of his house in northern Mosul, a police source said.

HAWIJA - A roadside bomb exploded near a police patrol, killing a policeman and a civilian and wounding five other people including a policeman, in Hawija, 210 km (130 miles) north of Baghdad, a police source said. (Compiled by Baghdad bureau)

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